European Cities and Technology: Industrial to Post-Industrial Cities

European Cities and Technology: Industrial to Post-Industrial Cities

by Colin Chant, David Goodman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415200792

ISBN-13: 9780415200790

Pub. Date: 02/28/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This textbook investigates the relative importance of technology, economics, politics and social conditions in relation to urban change in Europe.

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Overview

This textbook investigates the relative importance of technology, economics, politics and social conditions in relation to urban change in Europe.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415200790
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
02/28/2000
Series:
Cities and Technology Series
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1: Cities of the Industrial Revolution (to 1870) 1. The onset of Industrialisation 2. Britain's Industrial North: Two Urban Case Studies: Manchester and Glasgow 3. Two Capitals: London and Paris Part 2: European Cities since 1870 4. The Second Industrial Revolution and the rise of modern urban planning 5. London and Paris 6. A short history of everyday Berlin 1871-1989 7. Reconstruction: new ways of building and government sponsorship 8. Case study of Milton Keynes Part 3: Urban Technology Transfer 9. Cities in Russia 10. Colonial India

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